Rumphi is a district in the Northern Region of Malawi. The capital is Rumphi. The district covers an area of 4,769 km.² and has a population of 128,360.
Rumphi has produced some notable residents like:
- Edgar Chibaka, founder and Managing Editor of http://www.nyasatimes.com one of Malawi's top online and print newspaper.
- Chakufwa Chihana 'the father of Malawian Democracy', founder of AFORD
- Dindi Gowa Nyasulu, Malawian engineer and former President of AFORD
- Kamlepo Kalua, president of an opposition party
- Dennis Nkhwazi, a former member of the cabinet
- Mwiza Munthali, talk show host and activist
- Kenneth Thindwa, pharmacist, entrepreneur and politician
- Moses Chirambo, ophthalmologist, entrepreneur, and politician
- Robert Ng'ambi, soccer player.
Coordinates: 10°45′S 33°50′E / 10.750°S 33.833°E